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Community: Prairie du Chien
Historic Name: HOLY TRINITY EPISCOPAL CHURCH
Reference Number: 3932
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Stereoview of John Lawler's pile-pontoon railway bridge over the Mississippi River.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Fort Crawford Hospital.
Date: 1814 ca.
Description: Fort Shelby, built by the Americans during the War of 1812. In 1814 the fort surrendered to British forces led by Captain Andrew W. Bulger who renamed it...
Historic Name: Prairie du Chien City Hall
Reference Number: 3913
Historic Name: commercial building
Reference Number: 147546
Description: During the War of 1812, the only battle fought in Wisconsin was in Prairie du Chien, in 1814. Made fifty-six years later, this birds eye drawing depicts th...
Description: Stereograph of the Artesian Well near the intersection of Wisconsin and Minnesota (later renamed Wacouta) Streets. The following is printed on the back of...
Date: 1840 ca.
Description: A view of Fort Crawford (the second site and buildings of 1829-?).
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: Head and shoulders oval framed portrait of John Muir (1838-1914).
Reference Number: 147547
Description: Fort Crawford (the second site, with buildings of 1829-?), on the east bank of the Mississippi River, about 2 miles above the mouth of the Wisconsin River.
Description: Bird's-eye view drawing of the grounds of Villa Louis, the estate of the fur trading Dousman family. After the death of H. Louis Dousman's mother in 1882,...
Description: Illustration of Fort Crawford.
Date: 1830 ca.
Description: Fort Crawford (the original site, 1816-1831).
Historic Name: Francois Vertefeuille House
Reference Number: 72061
Description: Drawing of Prairie du Chien in 1836. "From an old cut."
Reference Number: 147507
Historic Name: GENTIL, I. P. PERRITT, HOUSE
Reference Number: 3948
Description: View from the bluffs in or near McGregor, Iowa.
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